Travel 2 Touring 18/19

RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

LAND AIR RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

UNITED STATES

1

1

Fairbanks

ALASKA

2

LAND NIGHTS STAYED Denali National Park

2

1

2 LAND NIGHTS STAYED Anchorage College Fjord

1

Seward

1

Hubbard Glacier

LAND AIR NIGHTS STAYED

Haines

Kenai Fjords National Park

Juneau

Glacier Bay National Park

1

LAND AIR NIGHTS STAYED

Ketchikan

1

Optional 7 night cruise extension

CANADA

LAND RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

LAND RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

Inside Passage

1

Vancouver

USA

1

LAND RAIL NIGHTS STAYED

1

LAND RAIL NIGHTS STAYED

ESCORTED COACH TOUR

RAIL NIGHTS STAYED INCLUDED TOUR HIGHLIGHTS • See the breathtaking snow- 1 RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 1

PRICES FROM £2099pp

LAND AIR RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 • Cruise in a paddlewheel boat in Fairbanks, into Kenai Fjords National Park • Take an iconic train journey through Alaska’s wilderness aboard the Alaska Railroad • Cruise in a paddlewheel boat in Fairbanks to a recreated Athabascan village • See the glaciers & inlets on a sightseeing cruise of Kenai Fjords National Park LAND AIR RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED 1 capped peaks of North Americas highest Mountain - Mount Denali

8 day Majestic Alaska Fairbanks • Denali National Park • Alaskan Railroad • Anchorage • Kenai Fjords National Park • Seward

Day 1: Arrive Fairbanks Welcome to Fairbanks, the rest of the day is free. At 6pm, meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception at your hotel. Rivers Edge Resort (2 nights) Day 2: Fairbanks Start your day with a visit to Creamer’s Field Refuge where a Local Specialist will take you on a peaceful nature walk to view migratory birds before a visit to the historic farmhouse. Board a paddlewheel riverboat on a journey to a recreated Athabascan village. Enjoy some free time to explore Fairbanks on your own before a salmon bake Regional Meal. (BD) Day 3: Fairbanks – Denali National Park Wind your way through the scenic Tanana River Valley on your way to vistas of snow-capped Mount Denali - at 20,320 feet (6,194 metres), it is the highest peak in North America and the centrepiece of Denali National Park. Settle into your hotel and enjoy a presentation by a Local Specialist about the uniqueness of the subarctic flora and fauna before delving into Denali’s lively history at a Regional Meal and show at the Denali Dinner Theatre. (BD) Denali Park Village (2 nights) Day 4: Denali National Park In 1976, President Jimmy Carter designated Denali National Park as an international biosphere reserve, focusing on ecosystem conservation and prudent use of national resources. The day will be yours to explore the park at leisure. (B)

Day 5: Denali – Alaskan Railroad - Anchorage Enjoy free time before boarding the famous Alaska Railroad for the scenic journey to Anchorage. Relax in the Deluxe Dome Railcar as onboard experts discuss the spectacular landscapes of Hurricane Gulch and Indian River Canyon. Your evening in Anchorage is free. (B) Hilton Anchorage (2 nights) Day 6: Anchorage Explore Anchorage’s historic downtown district and view the scenic shores of Cook Inlet. Stop at a local sports fishing hatchery where over 6 million sport fish are hatched every year. Your Local Specialist will explain this complex process and its positive economic impact on the local communities. Visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center where you can walk along wooded paths past indigenous villages and meet with natives from different parts of the state. After some free time, join your newfound friends at a Farewell Dinner and toast to your Alaskan adventure. (BD) Day 7: Anchorage - Kenai Fjords National Park - Seward Visit a wildlife rehabilitation centre with a guide before embarking on a sightseeing cruise into the heart of Kenai Fjords National Park. Enjoy a lunch made of fresh, local ingredients while taking in the views of abundant wildlife and magnificent glaciers. (BL) Seward Windsong Lodge Day 8: Depart Anchorage Enjoy the morning on your own before returning to Anchorage. Stops will be made at Anchorage International Airport and the Hilton Anchorage for guests extending their stay. (B)

TOUR DETAILS

£2099 per person

PRICES FROM:

PRICES INCLUDE • 7 nights’ accommodation in named hotels or similar • Meals as specified: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 4 dinners • Touring by air-conditioned vehicle • Services of an expert Travel Director • Transfers and sightseeing as per itinerary • VIP door-to-door airport transfers DEPARTURES 2019: May 13, 20; Jun 3, 10, 24; Jul 1, 8, 15; Aug 5, 19, 26; Sep 2

TOUR STYLE: Escorted Coach

GROUP SIZE: 52 max

PHYSICAL DEMAND:

ACCOMMODATION LEVEL: 4 stars Overnight hotels are subject to change. Should they vary from those shown in the itinerary, the alternative accommodation provided will always be of a similar standard.

Optional Pre/Post Stay Why not add an Alaskan cruise to this tour departing on day 7? Please call for details.

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